What happens in May 2019

What happens in May 2019

Spring is a great time in Lofoten! In May the animals come out on pastures around the museum when weather permits, and the Viking ship comes on the water. It's bright outside and the midnight sun season returns just before the month changes to June. Opening hours are increasing and in May the museum is open every day between 10:00-17:00.

What's on at Lofotr Vikingmuseum in May?

Opening hours can be found here.
Visit outside opening hours can be booked in advance (groups).

Archeological exhibition, film and the Chieftain's House are open.
Bring your smartphone to listen to the stories about the findings that are displayed.
Viking Feast every evening for individual guests (prebooked) at 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM.
The Museum Gift Shop is open during museum opening hours.
The farm animals are let out on the fields to graze as weather permits.
The Viking ship is put on the water approx. mid May.

Several craftsmen arriving and geting ready to make nice and useful equipment.

On the following days we have extra activities:
Saturday, May 4: Visit by local Viking reenactment group, "Lofoten Vikinglag".
Sunday, May 5: Visit by local Viking reenactment group, "Vargfot Vikinglag".
End of May - Come and see when the new rig for the Viking ship is made.  

What happens in June 2019
Barnas vikinglørdag 9. februar: Runereise